Perrine Marguerite Hayes

about 1762–23 January 1822 (Age 60)
Mobile, Alabama, United States

The Life of Perrine Marguerite

When Perrine Marguerite Hayes was born about 1762, in Mobile, Alabama, United States, her father, Gilbert Hayes, was 19 and her mother, Genevieve Eugenie Jackson, was 25. She married Joseph Lejeune dit briard in 1782, in St. Landry, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 8 daughters. She died on 23 January 1822, in Opelousas, St. Landry, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Lejeune dit briard
1755–1847
Perrine Marguerite Hayes
1762–1822
Marriage: 1782
Marie Josephe LeJeune or Young
1782–1827
Jane LeJeune or Young
1800–
Patsy Young
1811–
Joseph LeJeune
1784–1842
Jean Baptiste Lejeune
1786–1843
Marguerite Lejeune dit Briard
1788–
Susanne Lejeune
1789–1825
Pierre Lejeune
1791–1847
Hubert Lejeune dit Briard
1793–1822
Jacques Lejeune
1796–1856
Eugenie Lejeune
1798–
LeJeune
1800–1802
Zenon Lejeune
1801–1847
LeJeune ( Young)
1803–1810
Marie Louise LeJeune or Young
1803–1867
Caroline LeJeune
1805–1831
Infant Son Lejeune
1807–1807

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1782
St. Landry, Louisiana, United States
children

(17)

+12 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1743–1778Male

    Genevieve Eugenie Jackson

    Female1737–1832Female

siblings

(4)

    Female1760–1826Female

    John Hayes

    Male1762–1814Male

    Perrine Marguerite Hayes

    Female1762–1822Female

    William Hayes

    Male1765–Male

World Events (8)

1776

Age 14

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 14

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 19

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAodha ‘descendant of Aodh’, a personal name meaning ‘fire’ ( compare McCoy ). In some cases, especially in County Wexford, the surname is of English origin (see below), having been taken to Ireland by the Normans.2 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Devon and Worcestershire, so called from the plural of Middle English hay ‘enclosure’ ( see Hay 1), or a topographic name from the same word.3 English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Dorset, Greater London (formerly in Kent and Middlesex), and Worcestershire, so called from Old English hǣse ‘brushwood’, or a topographic name from the same word.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Perinne Heze in entry for Marie Josephe Lejeune, "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934"
  • Perrine Hayze in entry for Zenon Lejeune, "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934"
  • Perine Hayes in entry for Jacques Lejeune, "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934"

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